18Aug

UangTeman Raises up to US$12M in Series A – For Microlending

Published on August 18, 2017 UangTeman, a Jakarta, Indonesia-based digital lender, has raised up to US$12m in Series A debt and equity round.  The round was co-led by K2 Venture Capital Ltd, Enspire Capital, and first institutional investor Alpha JWC Ventures with participation from Tim Draper’s Draper Associates.  Stanley Wang, the Managing Director of K2 Venture […]

New Cancer Cure?
18Aug

New Cancer Cure?

The Bob Pritchard Corner  Acute lymphoblastic leukemia is the most common cancer among young children, accounting for a quarter of all cancer cases in kids, and it has no cure. For about 85% to 90% of children, the leukemia can, however, be effectively treated through chemotherapy.   If it is not eliminated and comes back, […]

1000s of new jobs being created by Amazon in Oz
03Aug

1000s of new jobs being created by Amazon in Oz

Amazon is coming for a pre Christmas launch – first distribution centre of 24k Sqm , opening up the requirement of 100s of new jobs Below is a Amazon release:-  Amazon today announced that it will create hundreds of new jobs with the opening of its first Australian fulfilment centre in Dandenong South. Amazon will […]

Why I admire Entrepreneurs
29Jul

Why I admire Entrepreneurs

Written by Dr Aniruddha MalpaniAngel Investor. Malpani Ventures. Funding frugal innovation in India. One of my friends was asking me about why I am so active in the startup space. […]